With the 19th pick in the 2010 NFL draft, the Atlanta Falcons select OLB Sean Witherspoon, Missouri.
The Falcons will take the best DE or OLB available. Dunta Robinson gives the Falcons a quality CB, will allievates that former need. Weatherspoon is the best overall OLB and is the best OLB suited to play in a 4-3 defense. At the combine he put up 34 bench reps as well as a 40 inch vertical, which is an indication of his talent and physical attributes.